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Economic Commission for Europe
ENHANC INNOVATIVE PERF FIRM

Enhancing the Innovative Performance of Firms

Policy Options and Practical Instruments

11 Nov 2009
Innovation in its many forms has been recognized as a critical dimension in improving economic performance in knowledge-driven economies. The innovation activity of firms is a key driver of competitiveness and economic growth. Although the process occurs at a company level through skilful managem...
POLICY OPTIONS & INSTR FOR FIN

Policy Options and Instruments for Financing Innovation

A Practical Guide to Early-Stage Financing

9 Jul 2009
This publication is a part of an ongoing series highlighting some of the results of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Subprogramme on Economic Cooperation and Integration. It covers different thematic areas related to this objective including innovation and competitiveness policie...
HOW GENERATIONS & GENDER SHAPE

How Generations and Gender Shape Demographic Change

Towards Policies Based on Better Knowledge

6 Oct 2009
Since 2000, the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has coordinated the Generations and Gender Programme, which combines data collection with analysis of demographic trends and the roles of different factors that influence them, that of public policy in particular. This volume c...
SELF MADE CITIES SEARCH SUSTAI

Self-made Cities

In Search of Sustainable Solutions for Informal Settlements in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Region

26 Jun 2009
Informal settlements are often characterized as “illegal’ residential formations lacking basic infrastructure, security of tenure and adequate housing. This book describes how more than 50 million people in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) region have come to live in info...
UNECE COUNTRIES FIGURES 2009

UNECE Countries in Figures 2009

Series:
UNECE Countries in Figures
5 Mar 2009
This booklet provides a one-page overview of the 56 member countries of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) situated in Europe, North America, the Caucasus and Central Asia. Profiles include key facts and a map of each country, demographic data and indicators of gender equal...
PUTTING ECON GOV THE HEART

Putting Economic Governance at the Heart of Peacebuilding

26 Feb 2009
The purpose of this report is two-fold. First, the report seeks to demonstrate how effective economic governance provides a critical fundation for peace and state effectiveness. Second, the report proposes how existing United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) programmes, projects and...
ENVIRO PERF REV KAZAKHSTAN 2ND (R)

Environmental Performance Review: Kazakhstan (Russian language)

Kazakhstan - Second Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series (Russian)
20 Feb 2009
This report examines the progress made by Kazakhstan in the management of its environment since it was first reviewed in 2000. It assesses the implementation of the recommmendations in the first review and it covers issues of importance to the country concerning policymaking, planning and impleme...
INVESTING ENERGY SECURITY RISK (R)

Investing in Energy Security Risk Mitigation (Russian Language)

Series:
ECE Energy Series (Russian)
5 Sep 2009
Developments in the energy markets, particularly for hydrocarbons, over the last decade have contributed to an increased sense of vulnerability among countries about the future availability of reasonable priced energy. As a result, energy security is once again uppermost in the minds of the gener...
INVESTIR DANS L

Investir dans l'Atténuation des Risques pour la Sécurité Énergétique

Series:
Série CEE sur l'Energie
10 Sep 2009
Les évolutions des marches de l’énergie, particulièrement pour les hydrocarbures, durant de la dernière décennie ont contribue a augmenter le sentiment de vulnérabilité parmi les pays au sujet de l’accessibilité d’énergie a des prix raisonnables. Ainsi, la sécurité énergétique est une fois de plu...
REVUE ANNUELLE MARCHE PROD 2007/08

Revue Annuelle du Marché des Produits Forestiers 2007-2008

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
17 May 2009
La Revue annuelle de marche des produits forestiers, 2007-2008 de la CEE/FAO contient des données générales de statistiques sur les marchés des produits forestiers et les politiques qui s’y rapportent dans la région de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l’Europe. Le premier chapitre,...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADN 2009 2V

Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Voies de Navigation Intérieures (ADN) 2009

Series:
Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (ADN)
9 Mar 2009
L’accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (AND) fait à Genève en mai 2000 sous l’égide de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l’Europe. Cette publication comprend le texte original de l’Acte final de la confér...
INVESTING ENERGY SECURITY RISK

Investing in Energy Security Risk Mitigation

Series:
ECE Energy Series
21 Jan 2009
Developments in the energy markets, particularly for hydrocarbons, over the last decade have contributed to an increased sense of vulnerability among countries about the future availability of reasonable priced energy. As a result, energy security is once again uppermost in the minds of the gener...
DEVELOP ENTREPRENEURSHIP UNECE REG

Developing Entrepreneurship in the UNECE Region

Country Experiences in Reducing Barriers to Enterprise Development

25 Feb 2009
The purpose of this publication is to identify and examine the major impediments to entreprise development in the emerging market economies of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe' (UNECE) region and discuss the measures that are being taken by governments to reduce or eliminate them...
COMP GOOD PRACTICES PROMOT

Compendium of Good Practices in Promoting Knowledge-based Development

2 Feb 2009
This publication is a part of an ongoing series highlighting some of the results of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Subprogramme on Economic Cooperation and Integration. The objective of the Subprogramme is to promote a policy, financial and regulatory environment conduc...
SOCIETY FOR ALL AGES CHALLENGES

Society for All Ages, A

Challenges and Opportunities - UNECE Ministerial Conference on Ageing (León, Spain 6-8 November, 2007)

16 Jan 2009
Population ageing has become an increasing concern for governments in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) region. In most countries, the period which has seen the highest proportion of working-age population, the time of the so-called “demographic bonus” is gradually coming ...
TRADE FACILIT TERMS E/R GLOSSARY

Trade Facilitation Terms

An English-Russian Glossary in Cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

17 Apr 2009
This book is an English-Russian Glossary of Trade Facilitation Terms. This glossary is an authoritative in the Russian-speaking world. The purpose is to give an accurate definitions of trade terms in English and then in Russian.
FOREST PROD ANN MARKET 2007/08

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2007-2008

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
12 Nov 2008
The Review provides a comprehensive analysis of the United Nations Economic Commission’s for Europe (UNECE) region, including the Commonwealth of Independent States, Europe and North Africa. It covers forest products from the forest to the final consumer. The publication includes a chapter coveri...
ENVIRO PERF REV KAZAKHSTAN 2ND

Environmental Performance Review: Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan - Second Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
7 Nov 2008
This report examines the progress made by Kazakhstan in the management of its environment since it was first reviewed in 2000. It assesses the implementation of the recommmendations in the first review and it covers issues of importance to the country concerning policymaking, planning and impleme...